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There are many ways to mentor

The common conception of mentoring is a formal arrangement that entails meeting one-on-one with a mentee. What other models of mentoring have you employed? Some examples would be mentoring several people in one meeting, such as a mentoring circle, or … Read More »

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What kinds of mentors are you looking for?

Mentors can fill a variety of professional needs — from advising you on which conferences to attend to helping you integrate work and home life. What are you looking for most in a mentor?

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Mentoring ≠ free lunch

It may seem intuitive that the mentor steer the relationship with his/her mentee — after all, (s)he is likely the senior party. However, it can be argued that mentees should be more proactive than their mentors in directing the partnership. … Read More »

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